by Pietro Antonio Domenico Bonaventura Trapassi (1698 - 1782), as Pietro Metastasio

Quel nome se ascolto
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Quel nome se ascolto,
Mi palpita il core:
Se penso a quel volto,
Mi sento gelar.

Non so ricordarmi
Di quel traditore,
Né senza sdegnarmi,
Né senza tremar.


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Andrew Schneider) , "If I hear that name", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Research team for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator] , Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website: 2008-05-02
Line count: 8
Word count: 28